PLAN YOUR VISIT

 

 

1040 Grand Concourse

Bronx, New York 10456

T: 718-681-6000

E: info@bronxmuseum.org

 

 

ADMISSION

 

Admission to the Bronx Museum is FREE. We are open Wednesday - Sunday from 1 - 6 PM. You may reserve tickets in advance HERE. Walk-ins are welcome. If you are bringing in a school group or would like to schedule a group tour, please email education@bronxmuseum.org. 

 

Our entrance is behind the bus stop between 165th and 166th Streets on Grand Concourse. For more information on hours and accessibility, please scroll to the bottom of this page. 

 

We regularly host in person and virtual events related to our exhibitions. Please visit our event page HERE to read more and register for upcoming events.

 

 

HEALTH AND SAFETY TIPS

 

The Bronx Museum of the Arts takes the safety of our visitors and staff seriously. We are continuing to monitor public health guidelines and will update our operations as needed. Please read our visitor guidelines below for tips on how to stay healthy.  

 

FACE COVERINGS

 

Face coverings are strongly recommended for all visitors age 2 and older, even if you are vaccinated. 

 

Face coverings include (but are not limited to) cloth, surgical masks, KN-95 masks, N-95 masks, and face shields.

 

CDC guidelines advise that face coverings should:

· Reach above the nose, below the chin, and completely cover the mouth and nostrils

· Fit snugly against the sides of the face

 

You can read more about face coverings on the CDC website HERE

 

VACCINATIONS

 

In keeping with CDC guidelines, we strongly suggest vaccinations for all visitors. You can read more on the CDC website HERE

 

OTHER PREVENTATIVE MEASURES


Other steps you can take to stay safe: 

· Stay home if you are feeling sick, including having any of the symptoms listed below (that are unrelated to a chronic condition). For more information about COVID-19, check the CDC website.

o Cough

o Shortness of Breath/Chest Tightness

o Sore Throat

o Nasal Congestion/Runny nose

o Myalgia/Body Aches

o Loss of Taste and/or Smell

o Diarrhea

o Nausea

o Vomiting

o Fever/Chills/Sweats

 

· Maintain a distance of 6 feet from others whenever possible.

 

· Practice healthy hand hygiene by washing your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds after using the restroom.

 

· Disinfect your hands when hand washing is not possible. Hands sanitizer with 60% or more alcohol is the most effective.

 

· Follow the Bronx Museum’s rule of not touching the artwork, frames, platforms, labels, display cases, or anything used to protect the art. This is for your safety and to protect the art itself.  

 

· Please be aware that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public space where people are present.

 

 

VIRTUAL OPTIONS

 

If you are unable to visit us in person, more information is available below on our virtual resources, activities, and programs that you can enjoy from home. We will be here to welcome you when you are able to return.

 

The Bronx Museum at Home – At the start of the pandemic we developed a range of virtual content to continue to encourage connections with art and to celebrate and promote youth creativity. Please explore our four categories: Art StudioGuided ToursMeet the Artist, and Sharing Stories. También tenemos opciones en español, incluyendo visitas guiadas y estudio del arte.

 

360˚ Virtual Exhibition Views – Visit this page to virtually explore some exhibitions that were previously on view at the Bronx Museum. 

 

Current, Past, and Future Exhibition Information – feel free to explore our exhibitions page which houses an archive of information about current, future, and past exhibitions since 2007.

 

 

CONTACT US

 

If you still have questions, please visit our contact page.

 

You can also stay in touch with everything that’s happening at The Bronx Museum by connecting with us on InstagramFacebook, and Twitter or by joining our mailing list.

 

HOURS OF ADMISSION

 

The Bronx Museum of the Arts is FREE ADMISSION to all ages.  

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

HOURS

Wednesday................................................1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Thursday ...................................................1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Friday ........................................................1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Saturday ....................................................1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Sunday ......................................................1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Monday ..................................................... Closed

Tuesday .................................................... Closed

 

HOLIDAYS

The Museum will be closed on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. We will also be closing early (3:00 pm) on Christmas Eve (Friday, December 24) and New Year's Eve (Friday, December 25). 
 

TOURS
 
If you are interested in a group tour, please email education@bronxmuseum.org for more information. 
 
 
ACCESSIBILITY
 
The Bronx Museum of the Arts is FREE ADMISSION to all ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

We are dedicated to providing all visitors access to its contemporary art collection and exhibitions. All public areas of the Museum, including galleries and restrooms, are wheelchair accessible. Wheelchairs are available free of charge on a first-come, first- serve basis and are located in the lobby of the North Wing. Elevators also provide access to all floors and exhibits.


Strollers are not allowed inside the galleries, and we cannot accomodate luggage. Please plan accordingly.

 

Please check large umbrellas at the front desk. We ask this to prevent umbrellas from damaging the art.

 
 
TRANSPORTATION
 
GETTING HERE BY SUBWAY

B or D train to 167 St. Walk south two blocks. 

4, B or D TRAINS to the 161 STREET/YANKEE STADIUM STATION. Walk east three blocks to the Grand Concourse, then, walk north four blocks along Grand Concourse to 165th St.

 

Sample travel times from:

14th Street Union Square, NYC: 40 minutes, 7 stops (4 train)

59th St/Columbus Circle, NYC: 20 minutes, 4 stops (D train)
West 4 St. Washington Square, NYC: 37 minutes:  37 minutes, 9 stops (D train)
Atlantic Ave Station, Bklyn: 50 minutes, 12 stops (D train)

 

View MTA NYC Train Map

 

GETTING HERE BY BUS

Bx1 or Bx2 to Granc Concourse/ E 165th St. 

View Bx1 Bus Schedule

View Bx2 Bus Schedule

 

 

GETTING HERE BY METRO NORTH RAILROAD

Get off the Hudson Line at Yankees - E. 153 Street Station

Gateway Center Blvd
Bronx, NY 10451
(6 miles to Grand Central Terminal)

 

View Metro North Railroad details and schedules

 

GETTING HERE BY CAR

Visit maps.google.com for individualized driving
instructions.

 

Driving from Manhattan: Take the FDR Drive to Willis Avenue Bridge, stay to your left merge onto the Major Deegan North. Exit at 138th St. and Grand Concourse.  Proceed to 165th St. and Grand Concourse.


Or, take Riverside Drive to 155th St., make right onto 155th St. Go straight until you reach the Macombs Dam Bridge. Cross bridge, proceed to 165th St. Turn right onto 165th St. and proceed to Grand Concourse.

 

Driving from Brooklyn: Take any Manhattan-bound bridge to FDR Drive north. Proceed north to Willis Ave Bridge, stay to your left, merge onto the Major Deegan North. Exit at 138th St. and Grand Concourse. Proceed to 165th St. and Grand Concourse.

 

Or, Take the Triboro Bridge to the Major Deegan.  Exit 138th St. and Grand Concourse. Proceed to 165th St.

 

Driving from the Cross Bronx Expressway: Take #87/New York State Thruway South (Major Deegan). Exit at 161st St./ Yankee Stadium. Make right off exit ramp. Make a left at light and proceed to 165th St. Turn right onto 165th St. and proceed to Grand Concourse. Parking is available across the street from the Museum at 165th Street between Grand Concourse and Carroll Place.